In Spotlight: Doh Kyung-soo Filmography

Aside from his successful career as a musician, Doh Kyung-soo, who goes by the stage name D.O., is also a multi-awarded TV and film actor. A native of Goyang in Gyeonggi Province, D.O. pursued his love for music and acting as a trainee for SM Entertainment during his high school days. He enlisted as an…

The Best of “Today’s Webtoon”

Today’s Webtoon has such a quiet but memorable run. It was overshadowed by more hyped-up dramas, but I strongly think it’s much better in execution than its peers. Just like how webtoon producers work behind the scenes to ensure that their artists and illustrations are in pristine condition upon publication, the drama gave us a…

Alchemy of Souls | Series Review

Fantasy dramas, when done right, are almost always an instant classic. And Alchemy of Souls might be like that–another Hong Sisters hit filled with homage to their past works. Sometimes, it even feels like Game of Thrones minus the dragons. I’d like to commend the drama creators for putting up such another elaborate world-building in…

Lee Sun-kyun and Moon Chae Won Confirmed To Star In New Drama

Lee Sun-kyun (Dr. Brain) and Moon Chae-won (Flower of Evil) will lead the upcoming SBS drama “Law Money” (working title). Law Money revolves around individuals who risk all to battle a cartel of thieves who worked with the authorities. Lee Sun-kyun will portray the character of Eun Yong, a reclusive billionaire who serves as the Chief Investment Officer…

Joo Ji-hoon, Han Hyo-joo, and more cast in new sci-fi drama “Dominant Species”

Ju Ji-hoon (Jirisan), Han Hyo-joo (Happiness), Lee Hee-joon (Chimera), Lee Moo-saeng (Thirty-Nine), and Park Ji-yeon (A Model Family) are all confirmed in the upcoming sci-fi drama “Dominant Species” (literal title). Dominant Species takes place at a time when eating genetically engineered cultured meat market has become the norm. The drama follows the story of those who…

Lee Jung-jae books lead role in new “Star Wars” series “The Acolyte”

Lee Jung-jae (Squid Game) has been confirmed as the lead in the upcoming “Star Wars” series “The Acolyte,” which will air on Disney+. The Acolyte will be set a full century before “Star Wars: Episode I – The Phantom Menace.” According to Variety, the upcoming series is said to “depict the galaxy at the peak…

Shin Ye-eun, Lomon, Seo Ji-hoon, more cast in new Disney+ teen revenge drama

Shin Ye-eun (Yumi's Cells 2), Lomon (All of Us are Dead), Seo Ji-hoon (Seasons of Blossom), Kim Joo-ryung (Poong, The Joseon Psychiatrist), Chae Sang-woo (Nokdu Flower), Lee Soo-min (Work Later, Drink Now), Woo Yeon (Live On), and Jung Soo-bin (Juvenile Justice) are all confirmed in Disney+'s new drama “Third Person Revenge” (literal title). Shin Ye-eun will take the…

Lee Da-hee, Choi Si-won are friends-turned-lovers in new ENA drama

Lee Da-hee (LUCA: The Beginning) and Super Junior’s Choi Si-won (Work Later, Drink Now) have both been confirmed to lead ENA's upcoming drama “Icy Cold Romance” (literal title). The drama will revolve around the romance of two people, who have been friends for 20 years and developed romantic feelings for each other while working together…

Sung Hoon to star in drama adaptation of “My Heart is Beating”

Sung Hoon (Woori The Virgin) is confirmed to appear in the drama adaptation of the action noir manhwa of the same name, “My Heart is Beating” (literal title). Revolving around a story of brutal men, Sung Hoon signs on for the role of Kang Woo-joo, the president of Taebong Construction and a former gang mediator of…

In Spotlight: Kang Tae-oh Filmography

Before becoming a household name because of Extraordinary Attorney Woo, Kang Tae-oh is already working for almost a decade, mostly appearing in guest cameos and supporting roles. Born on June 20, 1994, Kang Tae-oh's real name is Kim Yoon-hwan. Upon joining Fantagio, he debuted as a member of the agency's first actor-idol group 5urprise, with…

Why Her? | Series Review

This drama screams women empowerment! Seo Hyun-jin is perfect as the lawyer-turned-professor Oh Soo-jae. Her legal prowess knows no bounds and being at rock bottom only motivated her to break her enemies' wings. The drama also made sure that all the crows flocking towards the heroine are, you guessed it right, men. Influential personalities from…

First Impression: Today’s Webtoon

Drama Profile Title: Today's WebtoonMain Cast: Kim Se-jeong, Choi Daniel, Nam Yoon-suWriter:  Jo Ye-rang, Lee Jae-eun, Naoko Matsuda (manga)PD: Kim Young-hwan (Gogh, The Starry Night), Jo Soo-won (Still 17, Doctor John)Timeslot: Friday and Saturday  / 22:00H (KST)Network: SBS, ViuEpisodes: 16Genre: Coming-of-age Plot Synopsis: A former judo athlete struggles to adapt to her new job as a webtoon editor after retiring as an athlete after…

TVING crime drama “Villains” confirms Yoo Ji-tae, Lee Min-jung, Kwak Do-won, Lee Bum-soo

Yoo Ji-tae (Money Heist Korea), Lee Min-jung (Once Again), Kwak Do-won (Never Give Up), and Lee Bum-soo (Prime Minister and I) are all confirmed for the upcoming TVING original series “Villains” (literal title) The crime thriller centers on a fiercely competitive tale of villains and their run-ins with an extremely accurate counterfeit money known as "Super Note." Yoo Ji-tae stars as a brilliant crime architect who goes by the code name "J." He is widely known as a…

Lee Bo-young, Jo Sung-ha, Son Na-eun and more star in new JTBC office drama

Lee Bo-young (Mine), Jo Sung-ha (Adamas), Son Na-eun (Ghost Doctor), Han Joon-woo (Pachinko), and Jun Hye-jin (My Liberation Notes) are all confirmed in the upcoming JTBC drama “Agency” (working title). Agency is a workplace drama about a woman who becomes the first female executive of an advertising firm. The drama will depict the real-life behind-the-scene narratives and the…

Choi Min-sik, Son Suk-ku, Lee Dong-hwi, Heo Sung-tae, Lee Kyu-hyung join Disney+ drama “Casino”

Choi Min-sik (In Our Prime), Son Suk-ku (My Liberation Notes), Lee Dong-hwi (Pegasus Market), Heo Sung-tae (Adamas), and Lee Kyu-hyung (Happiness) will star in Disney+’s upcoming original series “Casino” (literal title). The drama portrays the compelling tale of one man who, after many twists and turns, rises to become the king of the casino. After a…